ECHL Today – Jan. 16


 

Indy Fuel (7-21-7) at Greenville Road Warriors (24-13-1)                      7 p.m. ET 

·      Garret Bembridge leads Indy with 12 goals.

·      Greenville’s Spencer Humphries is tied for second among rookies in plus-minus at +18.

·      Fuel are third on the power play at 21.0 percent (29-for-138).

·      Road Warriors are fifth with 2.68 goals-against per game.  

 

Reading Royals (21-12-2) at Elmira Jackals (18-14-4)                            7:05 p.m. ET 

·      Cam Reid leads Reading against the Jackals with eight points (4g-4a).

·      Elmira’s Steven Shamanski leads rookie defensemen with 24 points (8g-16a).

·      Royals lead the league with 33.77 shots per game.

·      Jackals are the only team to have not allowed a shorthanded goal this season.  

 

Toledo Walleye (23-5-4) at South Carolina Stingrays (17-12-6)             7:05 p.m. ET 

·      Toledo’s Anthony Luciani is sixth with 38 points (18g-20a).

·      South Carolina’s Adam Morrison leads the league with a 1.89 goals-against average.

·      Walleye lead the league on the power play at 23.9 percent (28-for-117).

·      Stingrays are second with 26.40 shots-against per game.  

 

Wheeling Nailers (16-17-0) at Brampton Beast (11-19-2)                       7:30 p.m. ET 

·      Riley Brace leads Wheeling with 28 points (9g-19a).

·      Brampton’s Trevor Cann is third with 702 saves.

·      Nailers’ goaltenders have not allowed a goal in nine shootout attempts this season.

·      Beast have scored 37 of their 78 goals in the second period.  

 

Tulsa Oilers (19-16-4) at Florida Everblades (24-5-3)                             7:30 p.m. ET 

·      Tulsa’s Adam Pleskach leads the league with 24 goals.

·      Florida’s John McInnis is fourth among rookies with 10 power-play points (3g-7a).

·      Oilers are fifth with 3.51 goals per game.

·      Everblades are 10-1-3 at home.  

 

Cincinnati Cyclones (16-13-4) at Kalamazoo Wings (13-15-2)                7:30 p.m. ET 

·      Cincinnati’s Chris Reed is third among defensemen with a 17.2 percent shooting percentage (5-for-29).

·      Ludwig Blomstrand leads Kalamazoo against the Cyclones with four goals.

·      Cyclones are 14-2-1 when leading after two periods.

·      K-Wings are tied for fourth with two shorthanded goals against.  

 

Evansville IceMen (11-20-4) at Fort Wayne Komets (26-6-3)                   8 p.m. ET 

·      Brandon Wong leads Evansville against the Komets with five points (3g-2a).

·      Fort Wayne’s Drew Daniels is tied for third among defensemen with 20 assists.

·      IceMen are 7-1-0 when leading after two periods.

·      Komets are 14-0-3 in one-goal games.  

 

Wichita Thunder (18-12-6) at Allen Americans (25-5-3)                          7:05 p.m. CT 

·      Danick Gauthier leads Wichita against the Americans with three goals.

·      Allen’s Riley Gill is tied for fourth with a 2.33 goals-against average.

·      Thunder are third on the penalty kill at 87.4 percent (139-for-159).

·      Americans are 17-1-2 when scoring first.  

 

Rapid City Rush (14-20-2) at Quad City Mallards (17-13-5)                      7:05 p.m. CT 

·      Rapid City’s Jesse Schultz is tied for second with 14 power-play points (4g-10a).

·      Joe Perry leads Quad City against the Rush with four goals.

·      Rush are 10-2-0 when leading after one period.

·      Mallards are second on the penalty kill at home at 88.4 percent (61-for-69).  

 

Alaska Aces (15-16-2) at Colorado Eagles (23-13-0)                                7:05 p.m. MT 

·      Alaska’s Greg Wolfe is tied for fifth among rookies with 31 points (13g-18a).

·      Colorado’s Collin Bowman is fourth in plus-minus at +25.

·      Aces are third with 33.33 shots per game.

·      Eagles are 4-0-0 in games decided beyond regulation.  

 

Ontario Reign (21-10-6) at Idaho Steelheads (23-10-4)                           7:10 p.m. MT 

·      Rocco Carzo leads Ontario against the Steelheads with five goals.

·      Idaho’s Jason Bast leads rookies, and is fourth overall, with 20 goals.

·      Reign are 13-5-5 when outshot by their opponent.

·      Steelheads are tied for second with seven shorthanded goals.  

 

Utah Grizzlies (16-15-6) at Bakersfield Condors (17-16-5)                       7 p.m. PT 

·      Utah’s Ryan Faragher is 3-0-1 with a .932 save percentage in his last four starts.

·      Chase Schaber leads Bakersfield with 12 goals.

·      Grizzlies are 13-6-6 in one-goal games.

·      Condors are third on the power play at home at 24.4 percent (21-for-86).